Ann Arbor Review

INSIDE THIS ISSUE:

Lana Bella
Deji W. Adesoye
Chris Lord
Ali Znaidi
Francis Annagu
Olajide Vincent Ajise
Lyn Lifshin
Akor Emmanuel
Duane Locke
Running Cub
Paul B. Roth
Fahredin Shehu
Laszlo Slomovits
Silvia Scheibli
Michelle Bailat-Jones
Amit Parmessur
Irsa Ruci
Elisavietta Ritchie
Alex Ferde

Richard Gartee
Robert Nisbet
Alan Britt
Changming Yuan
Nahshon Cook
Peycho Kanev
Jennifer Burd
Fred Wolven

Karyn M. Bruce
 

 


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All rights revert back to each poet.
--editor / Southeastern Florida
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AAR history note:  in print 1967 - 1980.  Irregular publications 1980 - 2004.  As ezine 2004 - present. Most of 47 years all together....

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A RAIN-POTION

A moth on the windowpane, the moth
also made of silence, synthetic
and paradigmatic. A tiny drop of rain on the wings.
Horizontal wings at restů Phenomenologically
little space between the moth & my gaze;
feathery antennae; silence; a portion of a curtain
which is also a portion of truth. And then the moth starts

its nocturnal activity. In fact, when its wings
flutter, the moth will show you a world devoid of

silence. While gazing at the wings, routine is cast
aside. The tiny drop of rain still on the wings: something
serving as a catalyst for action. Fragments of reality are no
longer in limbo. Now, fluttering in the air, the moth
is out on a limb. Right now, I can imagine mouths speaking.

 

 

Ali Znaidi, Redeyef, Tunisia

   


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